Documents filed with the EPO may contain errors, e.g. in the bibliographic data, the description, the claims or the drawings (see H‑VI, 2). Errors may also occur in the decision to grant, in other decisions of the EPO (see H‑VI, 3), in printing the specification or in formatting/editing patent documents (see H‑VI, 4).

These errors can be corrected as set out below.

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